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Akumal Bay Beach & Wellness Resort

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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Yoga with Hiram is one of the reasons I keep coming back to this resort. I have taken yoga classes for over 20 years and Hiram is one of the best instructors I have had. I am glad that you are attempting to curb the damage done by tourists to the coral reefs and the turtles by not allowing fins....

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Reviewed yesterday NEW

My wife and I were here from April 6-13, 2017. We absolutely love traveling to this resort (have been here 12 times) and are treated like family from the moment we arrive. The Beach, Pool, Restaurants, Buffet, Bars, Rooms are all excellent. Since the resort has been remodeled 2-3 years ago there has also been an emphasis on wellness. Vacation...

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1Thank Gregg M
Colorado
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We spent 8 nights in paradise at the Akumal Bay Beach & Wellness Resort in February 2017. It was out second visit to this amazing resort. Sometimes when you visit a place for the second time - it does not live up to the memories of that first visit...... this time was even better! We have already booked for February...

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1Thank TravelByDotty
Richibucto, Canada
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Our 3rd vacation at this resort for 2weeks, April 6th to 20th 2017, and loved it again. The size of the resort, the beach, swimming, the rooms, service and, of course, the friendly staff are the reasons we return. The beach is beautiful, great swimming and snorkeling; the rooms are clean and have a nice view of the ocean. The...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is our fourth review of Akumal Bay Beach and Wellness Resort. We have been in March, July and December and no matter what time of year we have visited, this resort never fails to please. Our visit from March 11-18th had us recognizing many repeat guests from last year with whom we have developed friendships and also had us...

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4Thank Holly H
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is beautiful resort, with exceptional staff, excellent food and one of my favourite beaches. Take advantage of all the activities: the activities staff are warm, friendly and enthusiastic. Highly recommend a massage at the spa. And let Abel the Orchestra Man one man band play for you when he comes by -- he's quite a musician!

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3Thank Sarah M
ABBWR, Guest Relations Manager at Akumal Bay Beach & Wellness Resort, responded to this review

Dear Sarah M, We would like to thank you for the kind comments, we are glad you have enjoyed your stay with us and hope you found in Akumal Bay - Beach & Wellness Resort the perfect spot for your next vacation, we are “your home under the sun”. Looking forward to seeing you again anytime soon. Best regards, Emanuele...

Guelph, Canada
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My wife Susan & I returned to paradise April 1st. It was our second visit and may have surpassed our first back in November. Although, it is difficult to top perfection! Once again, Filiberto and Oscar were front and centre upon arrival. Cold towel and margaritas in hand. These guys are the best! Two perfect moments followed: 1/ Raul Yam...

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ABBWR, Guest Relations Manager at Akumal Bay Beach & Wellness Resort, responded to this review

Dear Glenn & Susan, Coded message was received. We would like to express our gratitude for the time you spent to send us your review, we are glad to read you had a wonderful time in Akumal Bay - Beach & Wellness Resort. We also greatly appreciate you mentioned the staff, they are hard working friends always with a smile...

Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

My husband and I travelled here 10-17 April 2017 for our wedding. We had 53 of our family and friends join us from various Canadian cities. The trip was fantastic. The resort was beautiful, our guests couldn't tell us enough how impressed they were. It was the perfect size for the wedding as it was easy for us to find...

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ABBWR, Guest Relations Manager at Akumal Bay Beach & Wellness Resort, responded to this review

Dear Teri, It was a pleasure to have the opportunity to host the celebration of your wedding and congratulations. We would like to express our gratitude for the time you have taken to share your review and pleased to know that your wedding was highlighted by the personalized attention of Alejandra and our staff. We all look forward to your...

Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Still here at the ABBWR, its raining so taking the time to write a review. This trip we decided to book a penthouse with a private rooftop jacuzzi as a added bonus to the regular balcony. if your thinking of upgrading save your money. I actually like the junior rooms better since they have a nice glass balcony view and...

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ABBWR, Guest Relations Manager at Akumal Bay Beach & Wellness Resort, responded to this review

Dear Robin L Thank you for taking the time of sharing your feedback about Akumal Bay - Beach & Wellness Resort. It is always a pleasure to know our friends opinion in order to continue to provide them with the best service possible. Should you need anything during the rest of your stay please don't hesitate to let us know....

Suffield, Connecticut
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This was our second time visiting Akumal Bay Beach & Wellness Resort, and all I can say is we love it even more. The setting is beautiful, the beach is gorgeous, and the food is great....yet, as I said in my first review, it's the people that make this such a special and welcoming place. From the minute we arrived...

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ABBWR, Guest Relations Manager at Akumal Bay Beach & Wellness Resort, responded to this review

Dear Katie R, It is a pleasure to know that you have enjoyed your stay with us in Akumal Bay – Beach & Wellness Resort. We are really proud that our staff with personalized service, attitude and friendliness made of your stay an exceptional experience. Be sure they will be recognized for their outstanding job provided during your stay. We...

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  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Free Internet
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Minibar
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  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
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  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
In the ancient language of the Mayas, long before Cancun, there was a magic place called Akumal "Place of Turtles". Between Playa del Carmen and Tulum, Akumal Bay - Beach & Wellness Resort offers one of the best beaches anywhere, with almost a mile of white sandy powder beach, world-class snorkeling with sea turtles and top diving with a great variety of life that thrives within the live coral reef just steps from our guest room. The relaxed atmosphere in Akumal captivates the spirit of a laid back Mayan Riviera beachside town. Akumal Bay - Beach & Wellness Resort offers a truly unique experience for guests seeking the best possible beach vacation. All guest rooms are located in 4 buildings within steps of the ocean and feature breathtaking views of Akumal Bay. With the convenience of an All-Inclusive, we provide our guests with a sophisticated simplicity and friendly service in the intimate atmosphere of a small resort. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Akumal Bay Beach & Wellness Resort

Address: Km. 104 Carretera Federal Cancun-Chetumal, Akumal 77760, Mexico (Formerly Akumal Beach Resort)
Region: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Riviera Maya > Akumal
Price Range: $330 - $616 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Akumal Bay Beach & Wellness Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 310
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Also Known As:
Akumal Beach Hotel Akumal
Beach Resort Akumal
Akumal Beach Resort Mexico
Akumal Bay Beach & Wellness Resort Riviera Maya, Mexico
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#1 Top resorts Hotel in Akumal
#1 Family Hotel in Akumal
#2 Luxury Hotel in Akumal
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Akumal
#2 Spa Hotel in Akumal
#3 Romantic Hotel in Akumal
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“All rooms are great.”
GreggM735, 23 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Choose building 1 or 3(more quiet)”
Robin010165, 20 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Bldg 3 & 4 are quiet side of the resort/Bldg 2 overlooks main pool /bldg 1 is by 24 hour snack bar. Every unit is ocean view”
JohnandIris, 19 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Any rooms are good, but buildings 1 and 2 are best”
329bobc, 18 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Choose room in block 2, closest to big pool and the great snorkelin. Live music at night no problem”
PMePMe, 17 Apr 2017 | Read review
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